Working in surface technology

The employees are the driving force of BWB. Their satisfaction is the basis for the success of our company. It depends on their commitment and professional skills whether we can meet the high expectations of our customers.
We encourage inventiveness, initiative and independent action. In trusting cooperation we share the responsibility. Training and development opportunities open up new perspectives for our employees. Together we can move forward.

About us

In 1963, the first anodising plant of BWB Surface Technology was built in the canton of Nidwalden. Since then, BWB has grown steadily to become the leading Swiss supplier of aluminum coatings. Today, the BWB Group operates 12 production sites in Switzerland, Germany, Romania and the Netherlands.


The ongoing quest for improvement is reflected in the quality of the BWB. Numerous certifications, including EN 9100, ISO 13485 and Nadcap, confirm the high quality of BWB’s services.

Environmental protection

BWB is committed to climate protection and has concluded a target agreement with the Swiss Federal Administration until 2024. In this way, the BWB commits itself to a permanent reduction in energy expenditure by optimally exploiting the potential for savings.

Open positions

Our customers are very demanding and require the highest quality. We are looking for well-trained professionals who perform their work with conviction. Get in touch. We look forward to getting to know you.

For our location in Niederwangen we are looking for a Team Leader:in Production with immediate effect or by appointment.

To expand our team, we are looking for a painter (m/f/d) for our production site in Dresden.

To expand our team, we are looking for a production assistant (m/f/d) or a plant operator (m/f/d) for our production site in Dresden.

For our location in Altenrhein, we are looking for a plumber in operational maintenance with immediate effect or by agreement.

Is your desired position missing? We also welcome spontaneous applications from people with and without expertise in the field.


BWB offers young people a variety of apprenticeships. Apprenticeships vary by location and area of activity. Contact the location near you for a personal interview and a taster day.

Without knowing it, everyone comes into contact with galvanically treated surfaces on a daily basis. From eyeglass frames to circuit boards and connectors in coffee machines, from chrome-plated faucets to galvanized elements in cars - galvanized surfaces are everywhere.

We are looking for you at the BWB location in Stans-Oberdorf. Would you like to start an apprenticeship as a commercial clerk in summer 2025?

We are looking for you for our paint department in Altenrhein. Would you like to start an apprenticeship as an industrial painter by August 2025 or by agreement?

Find your apprenticeship

You don't have an apprenticeship yet? You like varied and exciting work? Preferably in a team? Are you interested in technical and chemical processes?